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Total crime 0%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 4%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleUniversity Park/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,482 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)448 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,033 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • University Park crime rates are equal to the national average
  • Violent crimes in University Park are 18% higher than the national average
  • In University Park you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • University Park is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in University Park has decreased by 4%

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The University Park crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in University Park as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The University Park crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In University Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in University Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in University Park is 1 in 224
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in University Park is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in University Park is 1 in 41

      Year Over Year Crime In University Park (per 100,000 people)

      University Park police department

      ItemUniversity ParkIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2030,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Orland Hills, IL7,24114354368
      Grant Park, IL1,27281324406
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Manhattan, IL7,40512517529
      St. John, IN15,77722671693
      Beecher, IL4,264179537716
      Peotone, IL4,1460992992
      University Park, IL7,1964482,0332,482

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lihue, HI7,1962392,3732,612
      Clinton, IL7,1951752,8102,984
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195143758901
      Altoona, WI7,1931131,3731,486
      Grandview Heights, OH7,1911052,0862,191
      University Park, IL7,1964482,0332,482
      Source: The University Park, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.